DESCRIPTION: Mesa College Music Department Eighteen Squared Ensemble Performing the music of Steve Reich Music for 18 Musicians (1976) April 9, 2014
18-squared is a Los Angeles-based new music collective specializing in the music of Steve Reich. Formed in 2001 by artistic director Mike Robbins, the group began as a student ensemble at CalArts and has grown to include CalArts alumni and other artists from the Los Angeles area.
Members of Eighteen-squared have worked with Reich and members of his ensemble, Steve Reich and Musicians, as well as other prominent new music ensembles such as Ban on a Can All-Stars, California EAR Unit, Robin Cox Ensemble, and Alarm Will Sound.
Mike Robbins, Artistic Director, Vibes (piano) Jenica Anderson, Marimba James Waterman, Marimba Colby Beers, Marimba, Maracas (piano) Anna Wray, Xylophone Cory Beers, Xylophone, Maracas Corey Fogel, Piano Brenan White, Piano, Marimba Craig Shields, Piano David Rhodes, Piano, Maracas Andy Leonard, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Ben Mitchell, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet Matt Montgomery, Violin James Barry, Cello Tyler Graves, Voice Tany Ling, Voice, Marimba Linnea Sablosky, Voice Sharon Kim, Voice